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Condemned 2 - Black Screen or Crash When Updating Patch

posted this on October 19, 2011 14:21

If you are having difficulty downloading and installing the patch for Condemned 2 on the PS3, please follow these steps to resolve it:

  1. Plug in a SIXAXIS controller via USB (not a Dual Shock 3 controller).
  2. Disconnect and turn off any other controllers or input devices.
  3. Turn on your PS3 without a disc in the system.Select ‘Games’ and look through all of the sub folders.
  4. Delete any files that are related to Condemned 2.
  5. Boot the game from the PS3 Home menu.
  6. Don’t press any buttons and try to keep the controller as still as possible.
  7. Wait until you hear “Sega” in the background while not pressing any buttons and keeping the controller still.
  8. Accept the update.
  9. Continue to keep the controller still without pressing any buttons until the update is finished.


If this doesn’t work please open the following ports in your router and try again:

TCP: 80, 443, 5223

UDP: 3478-3479, 3658


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